Mousse + Foam
What they’re: Mousses and foams comprise a surfactant to provide them a light-weight, ethereal texture, making them simple to mix. “They’re additionally fast-drying as a result of air bubbles, permitting you to keep away from the traditional self-tan drip and streak disasters,” Harrington says.
Who they’re greatest for: They could be a bit drying, so that they’re nice for these with oily pores and skin. And since they dry shortly, they’re perfect for fast utility; nonetheless, it’s for this identical purpose that mousses and foams could also be higher for extra skilled self-tanners. “Wait a minimum of 10 minutes earlier than dressing after making use of, and all the time apply any self-tanner in a cool, dry space,” Harrington says. “In a steamy toilet, humidity, water and sweat can break down the tanner, making a streaky mess.”
One to Strive: “My Physique Mousse ($50) is a tender soufflé that glides on and melts into pores and skin like a physique cream,” says Harrington.